Booking a Visit
We are open THURSDAY to SATURDAY 10.00-1600, SUNDAYS 1100-1600 and every day during Dorset school holidays.
IF YOU ARE PICKING UP YOU'RE POTTERY CALL US BEFORE YOU COME TO MAKE SURE WE ARE HERE TO SAVE WASTED TRIPS IF WE ARE QUIET WITH NO BOOKINGS WE WILL SHUT EARLY.
WE DO NOT CALL PEOPLE TO LET THEM KNOW POTTERY IS READY CHECK YOUR SLIP AND IT WILL HAVE THE PICK UP DATE ON IT. ALSO KEEP YOUREW SLIP AS ITS ALL NUMBERED AND HELPS US FIOND IT QUICKLY
Admission for painting is through advance booking with sessions limited to two hours. If you wish to spend longer on a piece you will need to book a session on another day and take your work-in-progress home with you in-between. We cannot guarantee tables not booked in advance or for arrivals outside session times. On quiet days it`may be possible to stay longer but we will not know that until the day according to known table bookings.
Thursday evening sessions are 1800 to 2100 and should be booked in advance by 3pm that day. Your table will be available from 1800 whichever session you choose to book. On weekdays, SOME Thursdays, we reserve the right to cancel the final session if there are no advance bookings, i.e. by 12pm on the day. We are running these on an ad hoc basis so please call us to find out when the next one will be
Please book on-line through our booking site. Do not call us to book tables, if you need to talk to us about anything else please call.
IF YOU ARE PICKING UP YOU'RE POTTERY CALL US BEFORE YOU COME TO MAKE SURE WE ARE HERE TO SAVE WASTED TRIPS IF WE ARE QUIET WITH NO BOOKINGS WE WILL SHUT EARLY
This system allows flexibility of booking choices. Book an appropriate table for the number of people attending even if one person is not participating in painting. If the ideal table size is fully-booked then select the next table size. We may adjust tables on the day according to known bookings. We allow a maximum of one non-painter per booking. A painter is defined as a person painting a piece in its own right.
As we are a small business, please do not bring in baby buggies on weekends or school holidays. However, you can bring a baby car seat.
The "Book Now" link will take you to our booking site. Choose your day, time and table size. You should check the box "Skip Attendee Entry".
If you are unable to come, you are able to cancel or change your booking by clicking the reference in your confirmation e-mail and free up the table for someone else. If you have any problems with booking please contact us.
Please do not visit The Studio if you have any COVID-19 or cough & cold symptoms.
We will constantly be reviewing our policies and procedures and we welcome any feedback you have.
We intend to retain a lovely and safe environment for everyone so you can enjoy your pottery painting experience with us.